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BAR 103 - Principles of Barbering 3

Credits: 6
3 Lecture Hours 6 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: BAR 101 , BAR 102 , BAR 112C  
Co-requisites: BAR 113C  

This course introduces students to draping procedures, scalp and facial massage and scalp treatments. Students identify the muscles, nerves and arteries affected by facial massage as well as treatments for the skin and skin care products.  Students are introduced to the facial shave procedure and the physiological structures and angles of the face using specific strokes of the shaving area.  Students gain proficiency in men's haircutting, shampooing, styling, hair replacement measurements, construction, cutting, cleaning and alternative hair replacement methods.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Identify anatomical structures and muscles of the face and scalp.
  2. Perform facial massage using proper technique.
  3. Demonstrate the 14-step facial shave procedure.
  4. Cut and style men's hair.
  5. Classify hair replacement systems and alternative methods of reconstruction.
Listed Topics
  1. Treatment of the hair and scalp
  2. Men's facial massage and treatments
  3. Shaving and facial hair design
  4. Men's haircutting and styling
  5. Men's hair replacement
  6. Hair replacement systems
Reference Materials
Internet and textbooks
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC's definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 09/27/2019

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